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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 08-01-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 551
Posted By ddb
If your car has a manual transmission your...

If your car has a manual transmission your alternator has a replaceable clutch pulley. This is the case for model year 2000 forward for the 986 cars. I'm not sure about 987 models.

My alternator...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-17-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 12,149
Posted By ddb
Love your car! The paint looks flawless. ...

Love your car! The paint looks flawless.

Looks like you changed your wheels. I like them a lot!
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 06-24-2012, 05:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,157
Posted By ddb
truegearhead, Just for clarification the...

truegearhead,

Just for clarification the cost for an unpainted set is $139.99.

items in KLISSTLE store on eBay! (http://stores.ebay.com/KLISSTLE?_trksid=p4340.l2563)


Thanks,

ddb
Forum: DIY Project Guides 06-04-2012, 07:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,607
Posted By ddb
vijen6, Let me start by saying my install...

vijen6,

Let me start by saying my install was on a 2000 2.7 with the 5-speed manual. I'm not sure what year, engine and transmission you have so there may be some differences.

Does your NHP...
Forum: DIY Project Guides 05-28-2012, 08:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,607
Posted By ddb
vijen6, I did the install a couple of years...

vijen6,

I did the install a couple of years ago. My memory isn't too good but here is what I recall:

1) I remember reading that I could reuse the existing (OE) metal gaskets, and that some...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 05-26-2012, 07:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,618
Posted By ddb
bar10dah, Unfortunately I do not; sorry. ...

bar10dah,

Unfortunately I do not; sorry.


ddb
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 04-17-2012, 08:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,966
Posted By ddb
Great looking wheel design with perfect fitment...

Great looking wheel design with perfect fitment on a great looking car! Hard to go wrong regardless of the wheel finish.

I'm the oddball that still prefers the black finish although I admit they...
Forum: Video Center 03-28-2012, 11:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 752
Posted By ddb
Interesting New Convertible Top Security Technology

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno - Soft Top Theft Deterrent System - Video - http://www.nbc.com (http://www.nbc.com/the-tonight-show/video/Soft-Top-Theft-Deterrent-System/1393104)
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 03-18-2012, 06:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 732
Posted By ddb
Nice!

What are your thoughts after some seat time with the steering and in general? What options? Looks like a stunning color combination. Is he adhering to the break-in recommendations or is he already...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 03-17-2012, 04:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,312
Posted By ddb
Looking forward to seeing the updated wheels. For...

Looking forward to seeing the updated wheels. For the record, I love the wheels in black.
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 03-15-2012, 05:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 736
Posted By ddb
Welcome to the Forum!

Very nice! I really like the wheel treatment.
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 03-09-2012, 05:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,336
Posted By ddb
Welcome to the Forum!

Congrats on the car!

http://i143.photobucket.com/albums/r159/dbrown0529/Box9-3-06018cr.jpg
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-26-2012, 05:30 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,676
Posted By ddb
Wow, that is nice! Adding 100 HP is going to...

Wow, that is nice!

Adding 100 HP is going to be amazing.

Enjoy and congratulations!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-26-2012, 06:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,538
Posted By ddb
Welcome to the Forum!

That's a really rare color. Post some pics when you get a chance.
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 02-23-2012, 06:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,486
Posted By ddb
Many install modern, aftermarket, double-din...

Many install modern, aftermarket, double-din units which have many advantages over the older OE unit utilizing an installation kit sold by one our forum members.

It creates a factory-like look...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 02-22-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,296
Posted By ddb
I dig the lights and wheels. Is the car...

I dig the lights and wheels.

Is the car Basalt Black?
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 02-22-2012, 03:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,296
Posted By ddb
Welcome to the forum! Very nice! Are...

Welcome to the forum!

Very nice!

Are they replicas? 18 or 19's?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-22-2012, 08:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 807
Posted By ddb
Glad to hear she's back home. The painted...

Glad to hear she's back home.

The painted bumperettes look fantastic!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-20-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,115
Posted By ddb
The hardtop goes on with the soft top in the...

The hardtop goes on with the soft top in the lowered position. So no removal necessary.

You need a set of fasteners called spinlocks to attach the hardtop to your car (assuming your car has never...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-20-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,115
Posted By ddb
Yes, I would buy one again. I'm not sure...

Yes, I would buy one again.

I'm not sure what you mean by hassle to store it. Do you mean offsite? I stored mine on a stand. It took up some floor space, but it is stored in a vertical position so...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-01-2012, 06:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 672
Posted By ddb
I believe I had what you are describing on my...

I believe I had what you are describing on my base 2000. When I bought the car it had the OE 17" wheels and I don't remember anything unusual. In 2005 I bought a set of 17" wheels from a 2000 Boxster...
Forum: Show and Tell Gallery 01-31-2012, 09:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,326
Posted By ddb
Looks good! What's on your mirrors? Paint, wrap?...

Looks good! What's on your mirrors? Paint, wrap? Looking forward to seeing more pics....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-30-2012, 05:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,258
Posted By ddb
AndrewG, I didn't vote because I'm not sure...

AndrewG,

I didn't vote because I'm not sure what the combination would look like. I've seen many Seal Grey cars with Grey tops, and I like the look. I don't believe I've seen an AS car with a Grey...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-27-2012, 09:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,199
Posted By ddb
Don, Here's some information on installing...

Don,

Here's some information on installing spinlocks. Removal should be the reverse.


Pelican Technical Article: Installing the Boxster Hardtop and Installation Kit - 986 / 987...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 01-27-2012, 07:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,199
Posted By ddb
treeneedle, These folks have good advice. I...

treeneedle,

These folks have good advice. I sold my car this past summer and didn't even mention the hardtop. After the car sold I listed the hardtop on Craigslist and it sold two weeks later....
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